ATLANTA, Ga. — Ashley “Minnie” Ross, a star of the reality TV show “Little Women: Atlanta,” died Monday after being injured in a car wreck in Georgia. She was 34.
Publicist Liz Dixson confirmed the news on Ross’ Instagram page. She says the crash was a hit-and-run.
Dixson told the Associated Press that the wreck happened late Sunday night on Old National Road. Police in the City of South Fulton did not immediately respond to the AP’s requests for comment Tuesday.
Dixson says the family asks for privacy as they grieve.
The Lifetime series follows the lives of women with dwarfism who try to make it big in Atlanta's hip-hop and rap music scene.
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Full Statement from the management team of @MsMinnieLWA It is with profound sadness that we confirm on behalf of the family of Ashley Ross aka “Ms Minnie” of Little Women Atlanta has succumbed to injuries from a tragic hit and run car accident today at the age of 34. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time. Please direct all media requests to: Liz Dixson Publicist for Ms Minnie 404-410-6912 firstname.lastname@example.org